Source:UAE Interact (Dubai)
Posted: Thursday, December 13, 2001
The UAE government has announced that federal government institutions will have a three-day public sector holiday, from the first to the third day of Shawwal, 1422 Hijri year.
The private sector, for its part, will only have the first 2 days of Shawwal as public holidays for the Eid Al Fitr festival.
The upcoming Muslim month of Shawwal is expected to begin on Sunday, December 16, 2001.
Links and References
Below are links to the news stories referred to in the above "UAE Announces Eid Al Fitr Public Holidays" news story, as well as links to subsequents news stories which refer to the present news story.